Saturday, February 7, 2009

Barbados- A tour of the Island

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Waves in Northern Barbados

wind mill

At one time, Barbados was covered with over 650 wind mills to process the massive crops of sugar cane. Today, their skeletons are scattered across the Island but none are operational. We all found it a bit strange that on an Island with such steady winds electricity is generated by diesel generators.

above: baby sugarcane below: mature sugarcane

mahogany trees

Mahogany trees

josh laura beach

Happy New Year!

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